Mathematics, A.S.-B.S.

This is a suggested course plan. It is highly recommended that you meet regularly with your academic advisor to determine your course selection and progress toward graduation. 

This catalog also includes a complete list of requirements for the Mathematics B.S. degree.

North Carolina Community College

UGETC Curriculum

UGETCEnglish composition (ENG 111 + ENG 112 = ENGL 105)6
UGETCHumanities/Fine Arts/Communications (2 courses from at least 2 different disciplines; see UGETC list below)6
UGETCSocial/Behavioral Sciences (2 courses from at least 2 different disciplines; see UGETC list below)6
MAT 271Calculus I (UNC MATH 231 + MATH 110P) 14
MAT 272Calculus II (UNC MATH 232 + MAT 110P) 14
PHY 251General Physics I (UNC PHYS 116) 24
PHY 252 General Physics II (UNC PHYS 117) 24
Total Hours34

 Additional General Education Courses

XXX 111Foreign Language Level 13
XXX 112Foreign Language Level 23
XXX 211Foreign Language Level 33
Elective3
Total Hours12

Other Required Hours

ACA 122College Transfer Success (GENR ---)1
MAT 273Calculus III (UNC MATH 233) 14
MAT 285 Differential Equations (UNC MATH 383) 13
Natural sciences elective course #1 33
Total Hours11
Total Community College Hours62

 UNC-Chapel Hill

Semester 5

MATH 381Discrete Mathematics 1, H3
Natural sciences elective course #2 1, 24
EDUC 301Junior Transfer Seminar - Thriving in Transition (recommended)3
LFIT ---Lifetime Fitness1
Connections3
Total Hours14
H

Honors version available. An honors course fulfills the same requirements as the nonhonors version of that course. Enrollment and GPA restrictions may apply.

Semester 6

MATH 521Advanced Calculus I 1, H3
MATH 547Linear Algebra for Applications 13
or MATH 577 Linear Algebra
Natural sciences elective course #3 1, 23
Natural sciences elective course #4 1, 23
Elective3
Total Hours15
H

Honors version available. An honors course fulfills the same requirements as the nonhonors version of that course. Enrollment and GPA restrictions may apply.

Semester 7

MATH 522Advanced Calculus II 1, H3
or MATH 523 Functions of a Complex Variable with Applications
or MATH 528 Mathematical Methods for the Physical Sciences I
or MATH 566 Introduction to Numerical Analysis
MATH 533Elementary Theory of Numbers 13
or MATH 534 Elements of Modern Algebra
or MATH 548 Combinatorial Mathematics
or MATH 578 Algebraic Structures
MATH 565Computer-Assisted Mathematical Problem Solving 13
or COMP 110 Introduction to Programming
or COMP 116 Introduction to Scientific Programming
Electives6
Total Hours15
H

Honors version available. An honors course fulfills the same requirements as the nonhonors version of that course. Enrollment and GPA restrictions may apply.

Semester 8

MATH---MATH elective (numbered above MATH 520) 1, 33
MATH---MATH elective (numbered above MATH 520) 1, 33
MATH---MATH elective (numbered above MATH 520) 1, 33
Electives6
Total Hours15

UGETC Course List (A.S. Curriculum) 

English Composition (two courses)6
ENG 111Writing & Inquiry 1
ENG 112Writing/Research in the Disciplines 1
Humanities/Fine Arts (two courses from at least two different disciplines)6
ART 111Art Appreciation (UNC GENR 180)
ART 114Art History Survey I (UNC ARTH 151)
ART 115 Art History Survey II (UNC ARTH 152)
COM 120Introduction to Interpersonal Communication (UNC COMM 120), OR
COM 231
Public Speaking (UNC COMM 113)
DRA 111Theatre Appreciation (UNC DRAM 116)
ENG 231American Literature I (UNC ENGL 128) 2
ENG 232American Literature II (UNC ENGL 128) 2
ENG 241British Literature I (UNC ENGL 120) 2
ENG 242British Literature II (UNC ENGL 121) 2
MUS 110Music Appreciation (UNC MUSC 141)
MUS 112Introduction to Jazz (UNC MUSC 145)
PHI 215Philosophical Issues (UNC PHIL 101) 2
PHI 240Introduction to Ethics (UNC PHIL 160) 2
Social/Behavioral Science (two coures from at least two different disciplines)6
ECO 251Principles of Microeconomics (UNC GENR 140) 3
ECO 252Principles of Microeconomics (UNC GENR 140) 3
HIS 111World Civilizations I (UNC GENR 157)
HIS 112World Civilizations II (UNC GENR 150)
HIS 131American History I (UNC HIST 127)
HIS 132American History II (UNC HIST 128)
POL 120American Government (UNC POLI 100)
PSY 150General Psychology (UNC PSYC 101)
SOC 210Introduction to Sociology (UNC SOCI 101)
Mathematics (select two courses)8
MAT 171Precalculus Algebra (UNC MATH 110P)
MAT 172Pre-calculus Trigonometry (UNC MATH 130 + MATH 110P)
MAT 263Brief Calculus (UNC MATH 152 + MATH 110P)
MAT 271Calculus I (UNC MATH 231 + MATH 110P)
MAT 272 Calculus II (UNC MATH 232 + MATH 110P)
Natural Sciences (select 8 SCH from the following courses):8
AST 151/151AGeneral Astronomy I and Lab (UNC ASTR 101 & ASTR 101L)
BIO 110Principles of Biology (UNC GENR 130)
BIO 111 & 112General Biology I & II (UNC BIOL 101 + BIOL 101L + BIOL 279 + BIOL 279L)
CHM 151 & 152General Chemistry I & II (UNC CHEM 101 + CHEM 101L +CHEM 102 + CHEM 102L)
GEL 111Introduction Geology (UNC GEOL 101 + GEOL 101L)
PHY 110/110AConceptual Physics and Lab (UNC PHYS 101)
PHYS 151 & 152College Physics I & II (UNC PHYS 104 + PHYS 105)
PHYS 251 & 252General Physics I & II (UNC PHYS 116 + PHYS 117)
Total Hours34

Additional Resources

Applying to Carolina

Advising and Community College Course Selection

  • For UGETC, Pre-Major, Elective, or GEC course options, please refer to the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement transfer course list.
  • Students should work with their community college academic advisor to ensure appropriate course selection for AA/AS degree completion.

Additional Resources

  • To find out how your N.C. community college coursework will transfer to UNC, please view the Common Curriculum.
  • If you completed an associate's degree prior to 2014 or under the old common curriculum, please view the rules here.